The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.
Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.
Join the Jamestown Arts Center in celebrating Screen Free Week (May 4-10, 2015), an annual, international celebration when families, schools, and communities swap digital entertainment for the joys of life beyond the screen. Instead of watching TV, surfing the web, or playing with apps and video games, they read, play, think, create, get active, and[…..]More Info
Classical music as played by the incredible talents of the Heifetz International Music Institute! This program is an amazing opportunity for the region to experience world-class musicians in a meaningful way and in an intimate setting. The JAC is thrilled to announce our May musical residency in partnership with the acclaimed Heifetz International Music Institute.[…..]More Info
On Saturday, May 16 from 7 – 10pm, the Jamestown Arts Center (JAC) will host their Spring FRIENDraiser Garage pARTy! Enjoy this fun, casual atmosphere, while connecting to the arts and community. Dance the night away to live music by local band the South County Rounders, performing high-energy contemporary folk, swing, and bluegrass. Indulge in[…..]More Info
Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.
Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.
Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!
Featuring: Je suisun actrice (I am an Actress) (8 minutes) Directed by Benoit Lach. From Canada. A young actress is willing to do whatever it takes to get a part in the film of a famous director. An opening night selection, and Grand prize winner- Best Comedy short at the 2014 RIIFF. More info: www.blachfilms.com[…..]More Info
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 is officially Tom McAleer Day in Jamestown! Parade: Meet at 5:30pm at Town Hall! Opening Reception: 6:00 – 8:00pm at the Jamestown Arts Center Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday, May 7 – 23, 10am – 2pm :: Special Gallery Hours on Memorial Day (May 25): 11:00am – 1:00pm Tom McAleer, legendary[…..]More Info
June 4 – June 27 Opening Reception: Thursday, June 4, 6 – 8pm Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday, 10am – 2pm Dora Atwater Millikin grew up in Little Compton, Rhode Island. She graduated with the “Senior Art Prize” from the Stoneleigh-Burnham School, Greenfield, Massachusetts in 1979. Four years later she graduated from Newcomb College (Tulane[…..]More Info